Princeton University Library Catalog

Sacred landscapes : nature in Renaissance manuscripts / Bryan C. Keene and Alexandra Kaczenski.

Author:
Keene, Bryan C. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Los Angeles, CA : The J. Paul Getty Museum, [2017]
Description:
111 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary note:
"Presents examples of illuminated manuscripts from the Renaissance in which artists depict nature in their art to intensify the spiritual experience of the viewer. Additionally, the portrayal of landscape in panel paintings, drawings, and decorative arts from the fifteenth through the seventeenth centuries is discussed"--Provided by publisher.
Notes:
"This publication is issued on the occasion of the exhibition Sacred Landscapes: Nature in Renaissance Manuscripts, on view at the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center, Los Angeles, from October 10, 2017 to January 14, 2018."--ECIP galley.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Elements and symbols of the natural world -- Gardens and the cultivated earth -- Wilderness and the land beyond the city.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Exhibition catalogs.
ISBN:
  • 9781606065464 hardcover
  • 1606065467 hardcover
LCCN:
2017012819
OCLC:
985693303
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Issuing body:
RCP:
C - S